Package Details: makemkv 1.14.5-1

Git Clone URL: https://aur.archlinux.org/makemkv.git (read-only)
Package Base: makemkv
Description: DVD and Blu-ray to MKV converter and network streamer
Upstream URL: http://www.makemkv.com
Licenses: custom, MPL, LGPL
Submitter: hydro
Maintainer: hydro
Last Packager: hydro
Votes: 258
Popularity: 2.416659
First Submitted: 2010-01-26 15:31
Last Updated: 2019-09-05 20:19

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lucaswerkmeister commented on 2018-04-27 19:57

The cdrtools package installs an autoload file for sg in /usr/lib/modules-load.d/cdrecord.conf, so IMHO it wouldn’t be out of place for makemkv to do the same…

hydro commented on 2018-02-24 16:25

I added a post install warning. I don't think a package should autoload a module that is not part of the package.

Marcel_K commented on 2018-02-20 21:54

@hydro: What about javmorin's suggestion to add a makemkv.conf file to automatically load the sg driver? I can confirm that MakeMKV works properly again after loading that module.

javmorin commented on 2018-01-24 19:00

I can confirm that makemkv works normally after loading of the sg module.

Per https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Kernel_modules#Automatic_module_handling it would seem correct to add an '/etc/modules-load.d/makemkv.conf' file to this package which triggers loading of the sg module on boot. At the very least there should be a post install warning indicating that loading of the sg module is required for makemkv to run properly.

Correction: since it is being installed via package it would be /usr/lib/modules-load.d/makemkv.conf

klemens commented on 2018-01-24 03:23

Regarding the unrecognised drives: mike said in the liked thread that makemkv now needs the generic scsi sg driver, which it seems is not loaded by default on arch.

After loading the driver (e.g through modprobe sg) my drive is recognised again, but I haven't tested actually reading a disk.

Nonnus commented on 2018-01-19 17:19

It looks like

http://www.makemkv.com/download/makemkv-bin-1.10.9.tar.gz

is a dead link now. However, this one is available:

http://www.makemkv.com/download/makemkv-bin-1.10.10.tar.gz

hydro commented on 2018-01-10 22:08

1.10.9 seems to fail to detect some drives (including one of mine) http://www.makemkv.com/forum2/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=16939

eleftg commented on 2017-11-23 09:59

Sadly, it doesn't work for me. I get a "Failed to initialize" popup when running the gui and a segmentation fault when trying the cli makemkvcon

[user@machine ~]$ makemkvcon
Segmentation fault (core dumped)

[user@machine ~]$ ldd /usr/bin/makemkvcon
linux-vdso.so.1 (0x00007ffe641b0000)
libmakemkv.so.1 => /usr/lib/libmakemkv.so.1 (0x00007f78d8ca3000)
libdriveio.so.0 => /usr/lib/libdriveio.so.0 (0x00007f78d8a9c000)
libpthread.so.0 => /usr/lib/libpthread.so.0 (0x00007f78d887e000)
libc.so.6 => /usr/lib/libc.so.6 (0x00007f78d84c6000)
libdl.so.2 => /usr/lib/libdl.so.2 (0x00007f78d82c2000)
libstdc++.so.6 => /usr/lib/libstdc++.so.6 (0x00007f78d7f3b000)
librt.so.1 => /usr/lib/librt.so.1 (0x00007f78d7d33000)
libgcc_s.so.1 => /usr/lib/libgcc_s.so.1 (0x00007f78d7b1c000)
/lib64/ld-linux-x86-64.so.2 => /usr/lib64/ld-linux-x86-64.so.2 (0x00007f78d8f6e000)
libm.so.6 => /usr/lib/libm.so.6 (0x00007f78d77d0000)

Josey commented on 2017-10-17 21:24

Any update on this issue yet?

EDIT: Ignore my comment, it all seems to be working now.

storrgie commented on 2017-10-08 20:26

I saw it posted somewhere else that the site was migrated but the DNS records have not been updated.

I believe if you force it (via hosts file), this will work:

95.213.137.146 www.makemkv.com

It's just not desirable.